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Sarina Sugar Shed
Take the Tour Taste the Action
Free Fairy Floss for the kids
Gift Shop
Map of Sarina Sugar Shed
Railway Square
Field of Dreams Parkland
Queensland 4737 Australia

Sarina Sugar Shed
Sarina, Mackay Area

07 4943 2801


There is no greater story in Australia's history than that of Australia's sugar cane industry. This story is ideally showcased, for visitors of all ages, at the Sarina Sugar Shed where you can "take the tour and taste the action".

Sarina Sugar Shed is a miniature sugar mill and distillery; indeed it is the only one of its kind in Australia. Open all year round, visitors of any age can enjoy a fully personalised guided tour of the entire facility and see firsthand how sugar is grown, processed, milled and distilled in the unique miniature mill. The tour take you on a 'touchy-feely-tasty' journey of three generations of farming sugar cane.

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Take a tour to experience the tasting of the products produced at the Sugar Shed. Lime and Mango gourmet sauces, liqueurs and schnapps. Smooth flavours of chocolate, rum, local Bowen mangoes tantalise taste buds and have you wanting more. The big attraction for all ages the creation of fairy floss.

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Property Details


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
  • Car park
    Car park
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Guide
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Picnic Area
    Picnic Area
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet
  • Viewing Platform
    Viewing Platform

Open Times

Note: Open Monday to Saturday from 0900. Tour times are 0930, 1100, 1230 and 1400. Closed public holidays.

Other Information

Children are welcome. Educational tours for children - recommended eight years and above.

Facilities for guests with a disability are available. These include designated car parking and toilets. Tours are on one easy accessible level.

General Comments

Visit their Just Sweet Café and enjoy a cappuccino and homemade sweet. Shop at the Gift Shop where you will find souvenirs and the Sugar Shed's very own liqueurs, ginger beer and gourmet sauces all on sale.

How To Get There

The Sarina Sugar Shed is situated just off the Bruce Highway in the Field of Dreams Parkland, Railway Square, Sarina Queensland, Australia. 37 kilometres south of Mackay airport and 307 kilometres north of Rockhampton beside CSR ethanol the second largest ethanol plant in Australia and CSR Plane Creek Mill which crushes approximately 1.4 million tonnes of sugar cane per season.

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
(Aged 5-15)
$11.00   30 Jul - 30 Jun   Children under 5 years old free
Concession$18.00   30 Jul - 30 Jun   Pensioners or groups of 5 or more adults. Must produce seniors or pension card to collect discount.
Family$53.00   30 Jul - 30 Jun   Family Package (2 Adults no limitation on number of children)
Family$47.00   30 Jul - 30 Jun   Two adults and two children.

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.